Daily Archives: February 1, 2024

Boston Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2024, in Boston. (credit: Winslow Townson) Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk Andris Nelsons, conductor Kristine Opolais, soprano (Katerina Izmailova) Brenden Gunnell, tenor (Sergei) Peter Hoare, tenor (Zinovy Izmailov) Günther Groissböck, bass (Boris Izmailov and Ghost of Boris) Michelle Trainor, soprano (Aksinya) Alexandra LoBianco, soprano (Female Convict) Maria Barakova, mezzo-soprano (Sonyetka)^ Matthew DiBattista, tenor (Teacher) Neal Ferreira, tenor (Foreman) Charles Blandy, tenor (Foreman & Drunken Guest) Yeghishe Manucharyan, tenor (Foreman & Coachman) Alexander Kravets, tenor (Shabby Peasant) David Kravitz, baritone (Millhand) Brandon Cedel, bass-baritone (Porter & Policeman) Joo Won Kang, baritone (Steward) Patrick Guetti, bass (Officer and Sentry) Goran Juric, bass (Priest) Anatoli Sivko, bass (Chief of Police) Dmitri Belosselskiy, bass (Old Convict)^ Tanglewood Festival Chorus  James Burton, conductor Benjamin Richter, staging coordinator

Boston Symphony Orchestra’s ambitious concert performance of Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk delivers musical and dramatic excellence